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Siblings win Royal Ballet School places

By Kent and Sussex Courier
July 21, 2014

– Talented siblings from Paddock Wood are attending the prestigious Royal Ballet School together. Madison Bailey, 14, successfully auditioned two years ago and has been at the school since 2012. 364 more words

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Our band of Billy Elliots: Why our boys do ballet

With three sons, the Kempsey-Faggs might not have imagined that dance would feature in their family life. But all of them have been talent-spotted and selected for elite training. 1,125 more words

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London Boys Ballet School attracts budding Billy Elliots

By Andy Dangerfield
BBC News,London
July 12, 2014

– Youngsters gather in a room in north London for a ballet lesson. But here there are no tutus, pirouettes – or even any traces of pink. 724 more words

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Young ballet dancers face high risk of injury

Medical Xpress
June 24, 2014

Sports Medicine Australia
June 17, 2014

Ballet dancers are exposed to a high risk of injury compared to other adolescent athletes, a study shows. 374 more words

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Family's ballet dream comes full circle in return to Cuba

By Carrie Seidman
Halifax Media Services
July 6, 2014

 

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Editor’s note: Writer Carrie Seidman and photographer Elaine Litherland accompanied Ariel Serrano and Wilmian Hernandez, two former dancers who defected from Cuba in 1993, as they returned to the land of their birth and the ballet school where they both trained as children. 1,721 more words

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Xander Parish: 'Who was I to go and join the Mariinsky Ballet?'

By Sarah Crompton
The Telegraph
June 30, 2014

It is four years since he left the Royal ballet to join the renowned company in St Petersburg, becoming the first Briton to do so. 2,827 more words

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